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Mila Kunis is #UPP

#BadMoms and #That70sShow Actress #milakunis is #UPP #Mila penned a powerful essay about #genderbias and #sexism in #hollywood #UsingyourPlatformPositively You’ll Never Work In This Town Again… “If this is happening to me, it is happening more aggressively to women everywhere.” “You’ll never work in this town again.” A cliché to be sure, but also what […]

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It’s Sunday so that means it’s time for another #sundayshoutout! Our second #Shoutout goes to @theinclusivefeminist who have an informative, funny and real page highlighting the importance of #intersectionalfeminism and sharing the struggles non-white women face. Thank you @theinclusivefeminist! #UsingyourPlatformPositively #UPP #intersectionalfeminist #racism #feminism #equality #women #woc #diversity #rolemodel #whiteness #taylorswift #AmySchumer #lenadunham #chloegracemoretz #emmawatson

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October is also #domesticviolenceawareness A few celebrities like #halleberry #WendyWilliams & #tarajiphenson are using their platform to raise awareness. #UsingyourPlatformPositively #Repost @halleberry with @repostapp ・・・ My #WCW goes to all my QUEENS who have suffered any form of domestic violence. I think this quote captures it perfectly… 👑 “Dear women, Sometimes you’ll just be too […]

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#vogue is #UPP #UsingyourPlatformPositively #RepresentationMatters #Repost @textpostfeminist with @repostapp ・・・ teen vogues issues have been so woke lately I can’t like they’ve always been great about topics like this but they’ve gone through the roof with greatness #culturalappropriation #teenvogue #equality #diversity #feminism #intersectionalfeminism

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With just two weeks until #Halloween weekend we wanted to share this great advice on how to pick an appropriate costume/fancy dress. Let’s all be #UPP and not reinforce #culturalappropriation #UsingyourPlatformPositively #Repost @theinclusivefeminist with @repostapp ・・・ Someone’s culture is not your costume! Don’t trivialize the sacred/traditional significance of cultural attire, reducing it to a cheap […]

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A video posted by Using Platform Positively (@usingplatformpositively) on Sep 5, 2016 at 1:37am PDT //platform.instagram.com/en_US/embeds.js #ZulaikhaPatel is #UPP #UsingyourPlatformPositively #Repost @fck.racism with @repostapp ・・・ #giveracismthefinger #fckracismnow #becauseweshould #Repost @balleralert ・・・ #SouthAfrican Students Protest Against Pretoria High School For Girls’ Racist Hair Policy -blogged by @avah_taylor – ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Black students at the Pretoria High School […]

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Standing up to facism #UsingyourPlatformPositively #Repost @revert2_allah with @repostapp ・・・ Two French bikers on the beach protesting the #burkiniban They called it “#motokini.” they are showing #solidaritet with #Muslim women facing the #burkiniban. and now They’re waiting for the ban Police #motorkiniban. #France #Europe #Sarkozy #facism #sexism #intersectionalfeminism #standuptoRacism #standuptofacism #xenophobia

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This month #Ghana’s Food and Drug Authority will ban the sale of cosmetic products that contain the skin-bleaching ingredient hydroquinone, which has been linked to cancer. Presented as a physical (not mental) public health issue, authority spokesperson James Lartey confirmed that such products will no longer be imported into the country. “Concerning skin-lightening products, we […]

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Last night British TV Show #EastEnders airs a very powerful episode on rape, society and the criminal justice system. The rapist was sadly found not guilty which reflects how difficult it is to a court conviction and how women are treated by society when they speak up and when they stand in court. Stop blaming […]

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A video posted by Using Platform Positively (@usingplatformpositively) on Aug 20, 2016 at 12:58am PDT //platform.instagram.com/en_US/embeds.js Blackish actress #yarashahidi is #UPP. Yara talks about activism through art and the importance of representation of minority groups in Hollywood. #Repost @yarashahidi with @repostapp ・・・ A clip from my talk at @pointsoflight about art+activism ⭐️✨ such a lovely […]

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